MRI of female urethra and periurethral pathologies

  title={MRI of female urethra and periurethral pathologies},
  author={Malak Itani and A. Kielar and C. Menias and M. Dighe and V. Surabhi and S. R. Prasad and Ryan B. O’Malley and K. Gangadhar and Neeraj Lalwani},
  journal={International Urogynecology Journal},
  • Malak Itani, A. Kielar, +6 authors Neeraj Lalwani
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • International Urogynecology Journal
  • Introduction and hypothesisAccurate diagnosis of a wide spectrum of urethral/periurethral pathologies in women remains challenging due to its anatomical location and nonspecific clinical presentations. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has emerged as the modality of choice for diagnosing female urethral and periurethral pathologies due to its multiplanar scanning capability, superior soft tissue differentiation, noninvasive nature, and overall excellent contrast resolution.MethodsIn this… CONTINUE READING
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